Textron Aviation Inc. is making its EAA AirVenture Oshkosh debut with a display of its industry leading line of Beechcraft and Cessna piston and turboprop aircraft, as well as a number of Citation business jets.
Pilots seeking an EASA Light Aircraft Pilot License (LAPL), Private Pilot License (PPL) or Night Rating certification now can study for their knowledge tests using an iPad training app available from King Schools.
The Thunderbirds arrive some time on Thursday and perform what's known as a "practice show," a full dress rehearsal, at the end of the afternoon air show, about 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday.
Kestrel would like users to consider this new program the virtual airport coffee shop-a daily gathering place for the latest aviation news from the many aviation sources, aggregated in one spot at www.themorningcup.net.
Ford Motor Company has built a one-off Ford F-35 Lightning II Edition Mustang to donate for sale to benefit the EAA Young Eagles program, a nonprofit whose mission is to inspire the next generation of aviators.